KCRW's Bookworm


Arts, Literature

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Arts 140
Literature 43

A must for the serious reader Bookworm showcases writers of fiction and poetry - the established new or emerging - all interviewed with insight and precision by the shows host and guiding spirit Michael Silverblatt.


Geoff Dyer: White Sands

July 14th, 2016

Episode 121 of 135 episodes

Paradoxically,Geoff Dyerbegins his attempt to locate America by first traveling to Tahiti. There, he discovers that Gauguin’s vision of it no longer exists – if it ever really did. Can he find the soul of America in its landscapes?